Plavix and Iron deficiency anaemia - from FDA reports
Iron deficiency anaemia is found among people who take Plavix, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Iron deficiency anaemia with Plavix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 104,955 people who have side effects when taking Plavix from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 22, 2017
104,955 people reported to have side effects when taking Plavix.
Among them, 216 people (0.21%) have Iron Deficiency Anaemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Plavix when people have Iron Deficiency Anaemia *:
- < 1 month: 36.11 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.89 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 19.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Iron Deficiency Anaemia when taking Plavix *:
- female: 54.72 %
- male: 45.28 %
Age of people who have Iron Deficiency Anaemia when taking Plavix *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 3.63 %
- 40-49: 0.52 %
- 50-59: 20.21 %
- 60+: 75.65 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 12.04%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (21 people, 9.72%)
- Preventive Health Care (20 people, 9.26%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (18 people, 8.33%)
- Osteoporosis (16 people, 7.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (54 people, 25.00%)
- Aspirin (50 people, 23.15%)
- Norvasc (31 people, 14.35%)
- Lipitor (29 people, 13.43%)
- Fosamax (26 people, 12.04%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (48 people, 22.22%)
- Nausea (45 people, 20.83%)
- Stress And Anxiety (37 people, 17.13%)
- High Blood Pressure (37 people, 17.13%)
- Diarrhea (37 people, 17.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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